Employment Placement

The exceptional training and experience our students receive at the School of Transnational Law prepare them to pursue a range of careers in the law and related professions. Our unique J.D./J.M. program, combined with professional skills training, enables our students to pursue the most competitive jobs and to succeed in a range of fulfilling careers with both national and international employers.

STL graduates are highly sought after for positions with premier international law firms and global corporations, leading Chinese law firms and private corporations, selective government agencies, major state-owned enterprises, and multilateral development and humanitarian agencies. The data below attests to our exceptional success in the market.

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Graduating Class Size 91 67 64 54 54
Seeking Employment 91 62 62 52 50
Employed 81 62 61 50 49
Advanced Degree 4 2 2 2 4
Not Seeking Employment 0 3 0 0 0
Unemployed 6 0 1 2 1


Below are the Pic Charts of Employment:


2012-2016 Graduates have been admitted to:

  • Fordham University, LL.M.
  • Georgetown Law Center, LL.M.
  • Harvard Law School, LL.M.
  • Hong Kong University, College of Europe, and Science Po.
  • Miami School of Law, LL.M.
  • Peking University, Law Ph.D.
  • Stanford Law School, LL.M.
  • Stockholm University, LL.M.
  • Yale Law School, LL.M.
  • Yale Law School, J.S.D
  • Vanderbilt Law School
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • The University of Chicago


2012-2016 Employment Report:

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Peking University School of Transnational Law

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Peking University Shenzhen Graduate School,
University Town, Xili, Nanshan District,
Shenzhen, China 518055